Five new laws for a greener Britain

The Liberal Democrat manifesto will include plans for five new laws to protect the environment, it has been announced today.The manifesto plans include include legal targets for clean air and water, an end to dirty coal power stations and an ambitious decarbonisation target for the electricity sector. Read more ...

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1 Sep 2014

BAWC Talk: Dominic Dyer, Chief-exec of the Badger Trust

The badger cull has undoubtedly been England's most divisive recent 'animal management' strategy. Nominally designed to combat bovine tuberculosis, a serious illness leading to the slaughter of thousands of dairy cows a year (though even now perhaps twice as many are slaughtered every year because of mastitis [ - Mastitis is one of [...] Read more ...

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1 Sep 2014